The Second Affiliated Hospital ( The Hospital of Acupuncture & Tuina ) was founded in 1985. It is the first provincial specialty hospital in China to set up acupuncture as the main means of treatment and was approved by the Ministry of Health as the first-class Chinese medicine specialty hospital of third grade. The hospital locates in the junction of Lu’an road and Shouchun road and covers a total area of about 16,000 square meters.
The hospital has more than 30 experts with high-level professional title. It sets up more than 10 primary clinical disciplines such as internal medicine, external medicine, gynecology, pediatric, acupuncture, osteology, massage, E.N.T., ophthalmology, stomatology, skin, anorectal, emergency, and clinical psychological. It has treatment centers for neurology diseases, spleen and stomach diseases, rheumatism, diabetes, epilepsy, kidney disease, sexual medicine, point application, pediatric orthopedics, lumbar and neck diseases, medical abortion, infertility, after-effects of stroke, medical specialist beauty, and so on. The discipline of acupuncture and spleen and stomach disease treatment are rated at national and provincial level. The hospital was approved by the Ministry of Health as “Specialty Chinese Medicine Hospital”.
At present, it is becoming a modern hospital with both traditional and contemporary medicine, combining medicine, teaching, and scientific research into one unit.